Autodesk Intern, Software Engineer in Portland, Oregon

Intern, Software Engineer

Location: Portland, OR - United States

Job ID: 19WD31424

Position Overview

Autodesk CI/RE team in Portland is developing chaos testing and performance testing framework using Blazemeter and an internally built tool called AutoBAD. This team is responsible for developing and running game day scenarios with Product Teams in order to define SLO/SLA s and corresponding error budgets for these products.

The intern will join the CI/RE team in Portland and participate as a junior developer. They will be involved with researching the existing best practices (i.e. and ensure that those are infused in our development lifecycle. The intern will work with Production Engineering to understand chaos testing usage, thoroughly review the chaos tooling code base and its extension points and perform performance testing to ensure scalability. They will also help socialize and demonstrate how best to run game day scenarios as well as exercises in automating the behavior to ensure resiliency in our microservices.


  • Working alongside other Chaos Engineers, you will:

  • Work with business stakeholders to understand business requirements.

  • Perform analysis of requirements against technical specifications to identify fit/gaps and make recommendations.

  • Work alongside engineers to develop workflows and configure the system to support the requirements.

  • Develop code based on requirements

  • Write documentation on features and instructions on how to use them.

  • Participate as a member of an Agile Scrum software development team.

  • Provide training to application team and developers.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Good communication skills and writing ability

  • Critical thinking

  • Working knowledge of Jenkins

  • Working knowledge of GoLang programming language

  • Working knowledge of git as source control

  • Some knowledge of development and testing

  • Eager to learn

Internships @ Autodesk

Our summer internship program runs for ten to twelve weeks from JuneAugust 2019. We start interviewing in January and continue to on a rolling basis. We accept online applications through March but prioritize early submissions. Each internship project is assigned to a university recruiter who will review your qualifications. You may be considered for other roles that you didn t directly apply for.

Our Autodesk interns have the opportunity to work alongside peers from universities all over the country and participate in location-based intern events such as tech talks, design nights, mentoring, networking with leadership, baseball games, bowling, amusement parks and more. Benefits for interns include medical, dental, vision, sick leave, volunteer time and paid holiday. In addition, interns receive up to $500 wellness reimbursement (towards eligible purchases) per calendar year.

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.

Job: *Intern and New Grad

Title: Intern, Software Engineer

Location: Oregon-Portland

Requisition ID: 19WD31424

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.